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Pale Olive Green Color

HEX #B5AD88 / RGB (181, 173, 136)

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What is Pale Olive Green Color?

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Pale Olive Green is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 15-0522 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Pale Olive Green color hex code is #B5AD88 and the RGB equivalent is (181, 173, 136). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Pale Olive Green Color Codes

Hex Code#B5AD88
RGB Values(181, 173, 136)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 25%, 29%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 25%, 71%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#4A5277 [Purple Navy]
Pantone®15-0522 TCX
Closest RAL1001 [Beige]
Complementary Color#8890B5 [Cool Grey]
Pale Olive Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Pale Olive Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B5AD88. Complementary color is 8890B5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pale Olive Green is Cool Grey with the hex code #8890B5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B5AD88 color is offered by #8890B5. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (B5AD88, A7B588 and B59788)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pale Olive Green (#B5AD88) are Sage (#A7B588) and Pale Taupe (#B59788). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pale Olive Green with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (B5AD88, 88A7B5 and 9788B5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pale Olive Green (#B5AD88) are #88A7B5 (Pewter Blue) and #9788B5 (Lavender Purple). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (B5AD88, 88B5AD and AD88B5)

Triadic Palette

Pale Olive Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #88B5AD (Pewter Blue) and #AD88B5 (Glossy Grape) along with #B5AD88 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (B5AD88, 88B5AD, 8890B5 and B58890)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pale Olive Green has four colors - #88B5AD (Pewter Blue), #8890B5 (Cool Grey) and #B58890 (English Lavender) in addition to the base color (#B5AD88). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (B5AD88, 88B597, 8890B5 and B588A7)

Square Palette

Pale Olive Green square color palette has #88B597 (Dark Sea Green), #8890B5 (Cool Grey) and #B588A7 (Opera Mauve). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Rainbow color

Pale Olive Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pale Olive Green rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Pale Olive Green Color


  • Transparent C4BDA0C4BDA0
  • Transparent CBC6ACCBC6AC
  • Transparent D3CEB8D3CEB8
  • Transparent DAD6C4DAD6C4
  • Transparent E1DECFE1DECF
  • Transparent E9E6DBE9E6DB
  • Transparent F0EFE7F0EFE7
  • Transparent F8F7F3F8F7F3


  • Transparent AAA486AAA486
  • Transparent A5A086A5A086
  • Transparent A09B85A09B85
  • Transparent 9B97849B9784
  • Transparent 959283959283
  • Transparent 908E82908E82
  • Transparent 8B89828B8982
  • Transparent 858581858581


  • Transparent 918A6D918A6D
  • Transparent 7F795F7F795F
  • Transparent 6D68526D6852
  • Transparent 5B57445B5744
  • Transparent 484536484536
  • Transparent 363429363429
  • Transparent 24231B24231B
  • Transparent 12110E12110E

Pale Olive Green Color Patterns

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    Pale Olive Green Gingham Checks

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    Pale Olive Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pale Olive Green Polka Dots Pattern

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    Pale Olive Green Honeycomb Pattern

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    Pale Olive Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Olive Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Olive Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Olive Green Plaid Pattern

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